TOLEDO (December 12) -- Two Mid-American Conference men's soccer players, MAC player-of-the-year
of Akron and first-team All-MAC goalkeeper
of Bowling Green, were named third-team National
Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Americans. It was the second consecutive season
Vallow earned third team honors and the first time since 1988 that any Akron player was named an NSCAA
In addition, both Apple and Vallow were named first-team All-Mideast selections by the NSCAA.
Joining them on the first team was Allen
Eller of Akron. Earning second-team All-Mideast honors were
Justin Millard of Akron, Lee Baker of Kentucky, and
Chris Doré from Bowling Green. On the All-Mideast
third-team were Akron's Nicholas Nunn, Eastern Michigan's
Drew Drummond, and Giovanni Fernandes
and Ilkaa Jantti of Kentucky.
On the NSCAA All-Ohio team (NCAA Division I & II) first team are: Apple, Doré, Eller, Millard,
and Vallow. Second-team All-Ohio honorees include
Jon Holfinger of Miami, Nick Kolliniatis
of Bowling Green, and Nunn.